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Age: 7

Profile and portrait provided by A Family For Every Child.

Rubin is an adorable, funny, charming, bright, little red headed boy. At first, he appears to be quiet and shy, but once he gets to know you and warms up, he displays the warm hearted, caring and gentle side of himself. Rubin loves action figures and video games. His favorites are Batman and Spiderman. Rubin also loves cartoons. He is a child who likes to be busy.

Rubin is a slim, tall six year old. He has beautiful red hair, bright blue eyes, rosy cheeks, and is fair skinned with light brown freckles. He has a wonderful smile that lights up a room.

Rubin will benefit from ongoing counseling services as he transitions to a new placement. He seems to benefit most from consistency and structure. With appropriate supportive services in place, Rubin should continue to make progress.

The ideal family for Rubin would be one who has experience parenting children with special needs. Rubin needs a family that can provide consistency, routine, and structure. He needs a patient family full of love and affection. Rubin needs a forever family who will offer a lot of positive reinforcement.

He will benefit from a family that will make commitment to his counseling services and medication management. Rubin also needs a family that will allow him to maintain an appropriate level of contact with his birth father and sister.

Rubin is available for adoption through the State of Oregon. To learn more about him, adoption or becoming a foster parent, email the Idaho CareLine or call 1-800-926-2588. In Idaho you can dial 2-1-1.

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